The 29th Annual Flurry Festival in Saratoga Springs, NY
Shake off the winter blues! It’s time to dance, sing, jam, and more at The Flurry Festival!
Advance discounted ticket sales end in just one week on Monday, January 25, 2016. Get your tickets early and also, don’t miss out on pre-festival warm-up activities at the Saratoga Springs Public Library!
The 29th annual Flurry festival is on President’s Weekend and runs from February 12th to the 14th in Historic Saratoga Springs, NY. Festival headquarters are found filling the Saratoga Springs City Center and Saratoga Hilton Hotel, with more performances and workshops scheduled at Saratoga Music Hall, Café Lena, The Parting Glass Pub, and the Saratoga Springs Public Library. The Flurry is well known as the best winter weekend ever for Dancers and Music Lovers of all ages, featuring more than 400 performers, five venues, and over 250 events.
The Saratoga Springs Public Library is hosting two pre-festival warm up activities for locals to learn some new dance moves, or brush up some old ones!
Intro to Swing Dance
Monday, February 8th at 7 pm.
Instructor: Jason Fenton
Music by Hot Club of Saratoga with guest musician Peter Davis
Learn beginning level swing dance, warm up, and have fun! Great music, skilled instruction, new friends, exercise, and warm up for Flurry Festival with swing dancing all weekend long!
Introduction to Contra Dancing
Wednesday, Feb 10th at 7 pm.
Instructor: Paul Rosenberg
Music by Tamarack
Learn beginning level contra dance, warm up, and have fun! Beginning level contras taught by the one and only Paul Rosenberg backed up by authentic live contra music with Tamarack. Perfect way to warm up on a winter evening and get ready for Flurry Festival!
For more information on The Flurry Festival including ticket sales, a full schedule of events, FAQ and more, please visit Flurryfestival.org.